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Windows 7: Can't Change Icon to Defaults

11 Jul 2010   #1
Ordinary

Windows7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Can't Change Icon to Defaults

I used the "Drive Icon Changer" and now I'm unable to restore the HDD icon to the default. Can someone please help?


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11 Jul 2010   #2
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello William,

You might see if you can manually change the icon back using the tutorial below. Be sure to also check the yell TIP box as well. The default C: icon path is: C:\Windows\System32\imageres.dll,-36


Drive Icon - Change


If not, then you can do a system restore using a restore point dated before you used "Drive Icon Changer" to undo it.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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11 Jul 2010   #3
Arc

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Microsoft Windows 10 Pro Insider Preview 64-bit
 
 

I hope Ordinary's problem is already solved. If it is needed, I am supplying a few drive icons .


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